Seraina Kihm specializes in all types of real estate transactions. She advises national and international clients especially with regard to the following cases: asset deals and large-scale portfolio transactions, acquisitions of real estate companies, development and/or construction projects as well as the financing of real estate portfolios. In the context of real estate, Seraina Kihm mainly handles the purchase and sale of extensive building complexes, commercial and residential buildings, hotels, etc., and the development as well as the realisation of real estate projects. Her professional activities include the performance of legal due diligences as well as the drafting and negotiation of purchase, construction and lease agreements. They also involve the drafting and negotiation of ground leases and easements.
In 2010, Seraina Kihm graduated with magna cum laude from the University of Zurich (lic. iur.) and spent a year as a trainee with a major law firm in Zurich (2010/2011). After her admission to the bar in 2013, Seraina Kihm worked as a real estate associate in another large law firm in Zurich until 2016. In addition, after having completed advanced, in-service studies at the University of Zurich in 2015/2016, she was granted a Master of Advanced Studies UZH in Real Estate.
In 2016, she joined CMS von Erlach Poncet Ltd. as senior associate.